The most exciting books out this month.
In 1631, Sara de Vos is admitted to the Guild of St. Luke in Holland as a master painter, the first woman to be so honoured. Three hundred years later, only one work attributed to de Vos is known to remain, At the Edge of a Wood, which hangs over the Manhattan bed of a wealthy descendant of the original owner. An Australian grad student, Ellie Shipley, struggling to stay afloat in New York, agrees to paint a forgery of the landscape, a decision that will haunt her. Because now, half a century later, she's curating an exhibition of female Dutch painters, and both versions threaten to arrive. Buy the book here.
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[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="215"] Bellagrand by Paullina SimonsOn December 4, 2013
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Dan Brown’s book The Da Vinci Code has just been released for a Young Adult audience. The abridged version of his best-selling novel will be aimed at 13+ and its...On May 19, 2016